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The Centre for Digital Entrepreneurship and Economic Performance (DEEP Centre) is an economic policy think-tank based in Waterloo, Ontario. Founded in 2012, the DEEP Centre’s work shapes how jurisdictions and private companies build fertile environments for launching, nurturing and scaling innovation and economic activity.

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September 9, 2016

Scaling-Up Europe’s Digital Technology Champions

European business leaders and policymakers have long lamented Europe’s apparent inability to foster the creation of preeminent global technology champions like Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google. In fact, in a ranking of the top global Internet leaders by market valuation, there is … Read More.

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